San Luis Obispo, CA
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
64%
36%
student ratio
42
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
April 1
fall application deadline
45%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Agricultural Sciences Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 19
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some and Thesis Required
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

45% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 42
    • Accepted 19
    • Acceptance Rate 45
    • Enrolled 13
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $55
    • Application Fee - International $55
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline April 1st April 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline October 1st June 30th Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 2
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students42
    • Female Percentage64%
    • Male Percentage36%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students42
    • Part-time Percentage33%
    • Full-time Percentage67%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino14%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian60%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races12%
    • Unknown or International Student12%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty23
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage26%
    • Male Percentage74%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchSustainability; specialty crops; dairy products technology; irrigation training; recreation, parks, and tourism management
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Agriculture

College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

1 Grand Avenue
San Luis Obispo, CA 93407
United States

Dr. Jim Prince

Associate Dean

Phone: 805-756-2161
Email: jpprince@calpoly.edu


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